Sep 25, 2010 5:30am EDT
in would you jump in and lp? one virginia man did just that. even with a train coming at him. and he told news4's john triven what ppened next. >> i'm sitting there going, we've got a problem. >> reporter: he considers himself an ordinary guy, but on wednesday afternoon, he did an extraordinary thing. on his lunch break around 12on 15 he decided to head downtown d.cand pick up amtrak tickets are for his family's vacation to new york. he waited on the platform for the next one, that's when he says, the unthinkable happened. >> i heard the guy -- theuy on the frpgt side of the platform screaming "get off the tracks, get off the tracks." >> reporter: a passenger suffered a medical emergencies and fell on the tracks. as you heard the rumbles of an oncoming train he knew something had to be done, luckily there was another passenger on this opposite side of the platform waving down the oncoming train to stop. he noticed the oncoming train was slowing down, that's he says,he made his move. >> you just don't think, you just do and i jumped onto the tracks and i jumped over the third rail. i knew
Sep 24, 2010 8:00pm EDT
job to do. this frank wolf a republican congressman from virginia had to wright -- write the doj he is claiming full whistle blower protection if you fire him you have me to answer to. >> bill: the scandal will get worse. coates goes. in what was the tipping points because this story has been dormant for the past few months i would say. >> i don't know. he didn't testify exactly what it was that did it judicial watch obtained some documents that cast some serious doubted on testimony given by a guy name tom herez to the commission on civil rights and other instances that may have led mr. coates to realize it is finally time. >> bill: okay, there are two stories here. the black panther story itself, which isn't really a big story. they are thugs. they should have been prosecuted. they probably auto would have got minimum sentence if convicted. it's an interesting story but not huge story. >> just to correct something in your talking points, you said that eric holder failed to bring a criminal investigation. it was the bush administration that failed to bring a criminal investigation.